[RFC] BLFS Profile: Dependencies not included in the BLFS Book

Kevin P. Fleming kpfleming at linuxfromscratch.org
Fri Mar 11 11:51:16 PST 2005

Joachim Beckers wrote:

> If you mean something like:
> {packageinfo}
>   {requires}
>     {program}
>       {name}foo{/name}
>       {version}1.5.4{/version}
>     {/program}
>   {/requires}
>   ...
> {/packageinfo}
> then indeed all the info is there and the problem is solved.

I don't understand how this is better...is there ever going to be 
anything other than {package} inside {requires}? If not, this is just an 
extra layer that keeps you from repeating {requires}, but makes you 
repeat {package} instead.

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